Happiness Quotes

If you’re feeling a little bit down, nothing can help you feel better than words of wisdom with these happiness quotes. Find happiness again, express it to others, and learn how the greatest minds have described it.

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Happiness Quotes About How To Find It

  • For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own ― Robert A. Heinlein
  • Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be ― Abraham Lincoln
  • Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know ― Ernest Hemingway
  • There’s nothing like deep breaths after laughing that hard. Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons ― Stephen Chbosky
  • Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions ― Dalai Lama XIV
  • If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world ― J.R.R. Tolkien
  • It isn’t what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it ― Dale Carnegie
  • Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom ― Marcel Proust
  • Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life – Omar Khayyam
  • If you want to be happy, be – Leo Tolstoy

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Quotes About What Happiness Is

  • It’s so hard to forget pain, but it’s even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace ― Chuck Palahniuk
  • Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony ― Mahatma Gandhi
  • Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears ― John Lennon
  • You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness ― Jonathan Safran Foer
  • They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for ― Tom Bodett
  • It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness – Charles Spurgeon
  • There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved –George Sand
  • Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action – Benjamin Disraeli
  • True happiness is… to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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